Carnival Rogue – Trinidad Carnival 2018

Carnival Rogue launched their new band on the 21st of July in a street party atmosphere with costumes aboard a truck going down Ariapita Avenue. The new band is powered by Caesars Army and Carnival Tribe. I’d received the following a few weeks before and have to say I was intrigued to see where this…

Luton Carnival

Luton Carnival began in 1976 and it is one the most exciting multicultural events held in Luton. The Carnival which will be celebrating 41 years this May on the last May Spring Bank Holiday.  The Carnival happens on the streets around Wardown Park with the highlight always being the fabulous costume parade which includes revellers, and large music…

Costume Mas Bands – Jamaica Carnival 2017

Are you going to Jamaica Carnival?   Are you playing Mas?  You should be! 2017 promises to be a wonderful spectacle of costumes for Jamaica’s annual Road March being held on Sunday, April 23.  The premiere of two new mas bands stock full of veteran mas designers and pretty costumes have entered into the Jamaica…

Scorch Music App!

  “Lifestyle: ‘the way in which a person or group lives’. Even though SCORCH started off as a magazine it has evolved into a lifestyle brand. The first thing SCORCH accomplished was proudly owning its identity, being patriotic and opinionated in everything it did. The crew shows up, shows out and does it with no…

Trinidad Carnival Fetes 2017

If you haven’t begun purchasing your fete tickets by now, chances are you either have a lot of promoter friends or you’re planning to make scalper friends when you reach to Trinidad. Premium and popular fete tickets are selling and sold out as I type. There are quite a few new entries for 2017 as…

Trinidad Carnival Costume Bands 2017

 Bliss Carnival Presents  “al sahra” Cat in Bag Productions Colorz Fuh So Fantasy Carnival Presents “1001 Fantasies” Flirt Presents “The Passion of Carnival” Harts Carnival Presents “UltraViolet Jungle” Just Wee & Friends Presents “A Steam Punk – A Tribute to Earl Crosby“ Kalicharan Carnival Presents “Zante” (San Fernando) K2K Alliance & Partners Presents “At…

D’ Originial Vale Breakfast Party Miami Carnival 2016

On the heels of New York and already we feelin’ your energy and excitement buzzing about Miami 2016!!! On October 8th 2016, ValeVibe heads to Miami Carnival for D’Original Vale Breakfast Party…Miami edition. From 4am we party under the trees and stars at the exclusive “Jungle Island” and await the sunrise. Bringin’ D’Vibe all the…

Vale Vibe makes their way into your Fantasies

With twenty plus years under their belt, Vale Vibe is renowned in the Carnival arena for awesome vibes at a quality event with great people, drinks, food and atmosphere. What more could you ever ask for? How about all that on the road in a sexy costume? In 2017 Vale Vibe will make their debut…

Yuma: The Origins – From Whence we Came – Trinidad Carnival 2017

I love Band Launches. There is always such an air of anticipation! Everyone is milling around drinking and eating and chatting, rarely ever breaking into full fete mode as they await the presentation. The stage always looks like its Fashion Week in NY, the lights are bright, and if you know where to look, you…

Paparazzi Carnival – Sky Gazers from Sunset to Sunrise

Paparazzi Carnival is the first Carnival Band to launch for the Trinidad Carnival 2017 Season. Their 2017 presentation ‘Sky Gazers- from Sunset to Sunrise’ was stellar and the costumes are a wonderful start to the Carnival Season. Paparazzi Carnival though in their 4th year is a descendant of Poison Carnival, so they know what they…

Hollywood Carnival – 5 Years – Los Angeles Culture Festival June 23-26

Los Angeles Culture Festival (LACF) began Hollywood Carnival in 2011. Now in its 5th year, LA/Hollywood Carnival is the largest multi-cultural festival on the West Coast. The Festival showcases the cultural traditions of different countries from all over the world. By displaying costumes, dance, food, arts & crafts, and music the Festival is quickly becoming…

Caribbean Carnival Design Workshop

The 2016 Caribbean Carnival Design Workshop’s free sessions of culture, craftsmanship, creativity and wonder — start Saturday May 14th in Brooklyn, presented by the West Indian American Day Carnival Association, which produces New York’s annual Caribbean carnival in Brooklyn. Participants — ages 6 and up — will learn how construct their own costume with the…